Disaster and

humanitarian relief


When a disaster occurs, acting fast and intelligently is vital. The Philips Foundation works to provide disaster relief to regions affected as quickly as possible. In partnership with The International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement, the Philips Foundation provides medical and lighting equipment, devises on the ground solutions, as well as funds in the event of a large-scale natural disaster.

Making a difference in crisis and conflict affected regions

The Philips Foundation will consolidate, focus and extend Royal Philips’ existing global CSR efforts in providing disaster and humanitarian relief to conflict and crisis affected regions.

Typhoon Haiyan and the Syrian refugee situation

Recent activity includes the provision of financial aid, products and the development of on the ground sustainable projects in response to Typhoon Haiyan and the Syrian refugee situation.